The TIAA-CREF Emerging Market Fund and Alexander Muromcew, portfolio manager, are featured in Barron’s Emerging Markets Daily article, "Manager Talk: TIAA-CREF Emerging Markets’ Muromcew Still Likes Philippines, Consumer Stocks." The article highlights the advantages of investing in smaller emerging markets. Read the article here
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The fund is subject to include market risk, company risk, active management risk, foreign investment risks, and emerging markets risk. The risks associated with foreign investments are often magnified in emerging markets where there is greater potential for political, currency, and economic volatility.
Muromcew’s discussion of MILS3.SA, ITUB, and ITCHEY is not a stock recommendation, but simply a discussion of the fund’s holdings as of 8/31/2012.
The holdings information provided above is as of the date indicated, and may not reflect the current holdings of the Fund. The discussion of Fund holdings in this article does not constitute a recommendation to buy or sell securities.